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Resources tagged "Obesity"

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCHS Obesity

Weblink for FastStats on Obesity and Overweight from the CDC

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Towards a multi-disciplinary approach to understand and manage obesity and related diseases

Looks at views of obesity from various clinician viewpoints, as well as its impact on quality of life and impact on other diseases. From the Journal of Clinical Nutrition

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Diet, Nutrition and the Prevention of Excessive Weight Gain and Obesity

Proposes information on population goals, food based dietary guidelines, and diet related intervention strategies.

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Clinical Pharmacist Services in a Multidisciplinary Weight Management Clinic

Medications are important in the management strategy, and pharmacists can enhance the care provided. From the Journal of Healthcare for the Poor and Underserved

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Guideline for the Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults

Presented by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, includes recommendations and obesity management algorithms.

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Directory of Obesity Prevention Programs in Washtenaw County

Clearing house of obesity prevention programs to help facilitate collaboration, identify gaps and assist with needs assessment and program planning.

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Patient Education Handouts

Patient education handouts from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics covering insulin use, meal planning, tips for a healthy weight and many more.

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Tip Sheets for Parents - Childhood Obesity

Provides a directory of tip sheets for parents to help manage childhood obesity for the US Department of Health and Human Services

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Management of Childhood Obesity

An algorithm from the American Association of Pediatrics' Institute for Healthy Childhood Weight.

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